Rolling Stone placed Speak Now at number 45 in its 2012 list of the "50 Best Female Albums of All Time", writing: "She might get played on the country station, but she's one of the few genuine rock stars we've got these days, with a flawless ear for what makes a song click." The following month, she contributed two original songs to The Hunger Games soundtrack album: "Safe & Sound", cowritten and recorded with the Civil Wars and T-Bone Burnett, and "Eyes Open"."Safe & Sound" won the Grammy Award for Best Song Written for Visual Media.
Following "Tim Mc Graw", four more singles were released throughout 20: "Teardrops on My Guitar", "Our Song", "Picture to Burn" and "Should've Said No".All were highly successful on Billboards Hot Country Songs chart in the United States, with "Our Song" and "Should've Said No" both reaching number one.It became the fastest-selling digital album by a female artist, with 278,000 downloads in a week, earning Swift an entry in the 2010 Guinness World Records.She earned another Guinness World Record entry after she became the first woman to achieve 10 track debuts on the Billboard Hot 100.Born and raised in Pennsylvania, Swift moved to Nashville, Tennessee at the age of 14 to pursue a career in country music.
She signed with the label Big Machine Records and became the youngest artist ever signed by the Sony/ATV Music publishing house.
The album received three Grammy Awards, and Swift became the first woman and fifth act overall to win Album of the Year twice. charts, with the former becoming her fourth million-selling debut. She is also the recipient of 10 Grammy Awards, five Guinness World Records, one Emmy Award, 23 Billboard Music Awards, and 12 Country Music Association Awards.
The 2015 concert tour for 1989 became one of the highest-grossing of the decade. Swift is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold more than 40 million albums—including 27.8 million in the US—and 130 million single downloads.
With her fifth album, the pop-focused 1989 (2014), she became the first act to have three albums sell 1 million copies within one week in the United States.
Its singles "Shake It Off", "Blank Space", and "Bad Blood" reached number one in the US, Australia, and Canada.
It debuted at number one in the United States and the single "Mean" won two Grammy Awards.